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Wednesday Closing

 

The Practice is closed ONCE a month for staff development and training.  Our Doctors, Nursing and administrative staff do need time to train together, which is vital to improve service delivery.  The next date is Wednesday 22nd May 2013.  We DO NOT close on other Wednesday afternoons.

Cancelling Appointments
If you are unable to attend an appointment with one of the doctors or nurses, please telephone or use the link at the bottom of this page to cancel your appointment. By giving us as much notice as you can you are helping us to make sure that someone else is given your slot. Please note that the Practice has a policy for Patient who DO NOT ATTEND or fail to cancel their appointment.  Patients who continue to DNA risk being removed from the Practice.
Please keep your appointment, don't waste it.

Emergency Appointments
If you require to be seen urgently, please tell the receptionist the nature of your request to assess the urgency. This facility is for emergency cases only and we ask you to not use this service for routine problems

Home Visits
Home Visits are reserved for patients who are genuinely too ill to attend surgery. Please telephone before 10.00am and be prepared to answer a few questions to help the doctors plan their calls and to assess the urgency. Please remember the doctor can see at least four patients in surgery in the time taken to do one visit.  

 

 

Coronavirus/Fit Notes Information

Coronavirus Information Page

Please find Coronavirus Information below:

  • How to book your Covid Vaccination if you haven't had your first 2 vaccinations

  • Covid Booster Vaccinations

  • How to get your covid vaccination Status

  • How to get an Isolation Note

  • Post or Long Covid - where to get advice

  • Guidance for people Previously Extremely Vulnerable from Covid 19 (Shielding)
  • Covid Research Study

How to book your Covid Vaccination:

for all the current information about booking your Covid vaccinations if you have not had the first or 2nd vaccinations please click on the below link:

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/coronavirus-vaccination/

 


Covid Booster Vaccinations

We are working alongside Orchard Pharmacy to deliver our Covid Booster Vaccination Programme.  Clinics will be held at Mansfield Community Hospital

Covid booster appointments available at the Mansfield Community Hospital Site every day with the exception of Christmas and New Year bank holidays.

Please book using the National Booking System or by calling 119. These bookings are open to anybody regardless of which GP practice you are registered with locally, but you must be aged 18 or over, be at least 3 months since dose 2 and not had covid in last 4 weeks (or currently have covid.  

Book or manage your coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccination - NHS (www.nhs.uk)

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Advice on how to get your Covid-19 Vaccination Status

People in England who have been fully vaccinated against Covid-19 can demonstrate their vaccination status for international travel. A full course is currently two doses of any approved vaccine. Vaccine status will be available from: 

  • the NHS App which you can download from app stores -

    A video explaining what the NHSApp does is available here please

  • the NHS website (from 17 May 2021) 

If you cannot access these online services, and you have had 2 vaccines, you can request a paper letter from the NHS by calling 119. Only call 119 if you had your second dose more than 5 working days ago. It may take 7 working days for the letter to arrive. You cannot request a paper letter from your GP. For more information please visit: https://www.gov.uk/guidance/demonstrating-your-covid-19-vaccination-status-when-travelling-abroad


Covid Safety Netting Advice - Isolation Notes

Please see link for isolation advice:  https://www.england.nhs.uk/coronavirus/primary-care/isolation/

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Post or Long Covid - where to get advice

 

Post-COVID Syndrome or ‘long COVID’ can affect your physical and mental health. There is support available and lots of things you can do to help yourself.

For more information on managing your symptoms visit our NHS Nottingham and Nottinghamshire CCG webpage: Your COVID recovery - NHS Nottingham and Nottinghamshire CCG (nottsccg.nhs.uk)

To request this information in another language or format please contact the Engagement Team at: nnccg.team.engagement@nhs.netor call or text 07385 360071. If texting or leaving a message please provide your contact details and a member of the team will get back to you. 

Please share this link widely with your communities and networks.

Kind Regards,

NHS Nottingham and Nottinghamshire Communications and Engagement Team

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Guidance for people Previously Extremely Vulnerable from Covid 19 (Shielding)

For latest guidance if you were previously shielding or previous Extremely Vulnerable from Covid 19 please click on link below:

https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/guidance-on-shielding-and-protecting-extremely-vulnerable-persons-from-covid-19/guidance-on-shielding-and-protecting-extremely-vulnerable-persons-from-covid-19



 
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